byMouhammd Al kasassbeh, Ahmad Alabadleh, Tahsen Al-Ramadeen
Genetic algorithms (GA) are evolutionary techniques that used crossover and mutation operators to solveoptimization problems using a survival of the fittest idea. They have been used successfully in a variety of different problems,including the traveling salesman problem. The main idea of Traveling Salesman Problem (TSP) is to find the minimum travelingcost for visiting cities; which means that the salesman must visit each city exactly once and return to the starting point of origin.Genetic... Topics: Traveling Salesman Problem (TSP), Genetic Algorithm (GA), Order Crossover (OX), Swap Crossover,...
LibriVox recording of Sunbeams by George Wilbur Peck. Read by Arnold Banner and Melora Campbell. George W. Peck was at times a writer, newspaper publisher and politician. Many of the Sunbeam essays had been published in Peck's paper, "The Sun", as amusing and often critical comments on social and political subjects, typically current in the beginning of the 1900's. Topics are often 'small town' United States, and Peck's gentle sarcasm or portrayals much resembles that of... Topics: librivox, audiobook, essay, sarcassm, Admiral Dewey, drummer, traveling salesman, trust,... Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The use of Heavy Lift Launch Vehicles (HLLVs) for Space Station assembly, logistics. and resupply is explored. Potential HLLVs, including those based on the Titan, and Shuttle-derived vehicles (SDV), are discussed. The baseline Critical Evaluation Task Force (CETF) Space Station assembly sequence is described and compared with assembly options made possible through the use of HLLVs. The issues of cost, dual compatibility with the Space Shuttle Space Transportation System (STS), co-manifesting... Topics: AUTONOMOUS NAVIGATION, TRAJECTORY ANALYSIS, TRAJECTORY PLANNING, TRAVELING SALESMAN PROBLEM,...